Cosette is a freelance writer and digital lifestyle expert with the goal of helping readers simplify life and work using affordable tech tools and apps. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, biking, snowboarding, and traveling.

 

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4 Ways Higher Education Ushers in the Next Generation of Entrepreneurs

The incredible success that entrepreneurs like Mark Zuckerberg and Steve Jobs were able to have without completing higher education programs established a sentiment that earning your degree might not be necessary to make it big in the startup world. Although schooling has always been…

6 Financial Tips to Help Save Money While Building Your Startup

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Preparing to launch your startup takes more than motivation and time. It requires quite a bit of capital to get things going and even more to maintain operations in the future. Before you even think about setting up shop, experts recommend that you have…

Six Steps to Avoid Online Dating Scams This Valentine’s Day

It’s February, which means many of us are working a little harder on our love lives to secure a date for Valentine’s Day. Although it would be nice to meet someone organically at the gym or perhaps at your favorite coffee shop, those of…

5 Tips To Prepare Your Ecommerce Site For Consumer Trends In 2017

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Website owners face new trends in web design, web development, and online marketing that impact their ability to reach target consumers every year. Although changing consumer demand affects every business, it has a particularly large impact on ecommerce sites that rely on online sales for…

5 Essential Steps to Take Before Launching Your First Site

Behind every successful product or service is a great website. This is because in today’s digital age every business needs a high-performing and aesthetically pleasing online home where consumers can learn more about its offerings. Although the process of creating a site is easier…

Moving To Canada Might Be A Smart Move For Tech Pros

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The results of the presidential election prompted many U.S. citizens to express their interest in a move to their neighbors to the north. Although most of those individuals were more than likely joking, a move to Canada might actually be a smart move for many…

4 Ways a Social Media Detox Can Improve Your Mood

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According to several reports, a staggering number of Americans would be willing to give up things like coffee, alcohol, family time, pets, and physical intimacy in order to stay connected to the internet. Although these findings might not come as a surprise to those…

5 Helpful Tips for New iPhone 7 Owners

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If you haven’t gotten the hang of your new iPhone 7 or 7 Plus yet, that’s ok. You might have noticed some big changes in the phone from its older 6, 6S, and 6 Plus models. Most notably, the home button has changed, the device…

5 Tech Tips for a Safer Online Dating Experience

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The days of organically meeting potential love interests are nearly gone. The rise of dating apps, online dating services, and even social media messaging have left random human interactions in the dust. Although millions of online daters successfully meet others on a daily basis…

6 Things to Consider When Growing a Tech Startup

The point where you begin to see growth in your startup business is extremely exciting yet slightly terrifying. Although seeing your idea take off is beyond rewarding, this also means your full dedication and diligence will be required to ensure success as the company…

6 Important Ways to Prevent Public Wi-Fi Attacks

Free Wi-Fi is a popular amenity for those of us looking to stay connected on the go. Whether you’re at the airport or at the dog park, the convenience of free Wi-Fi is simply undeniable. Although it seems harmless enough to connect your device…

5 Ways You Can Use Tech to Reduce Stress

When your phone is ringing off the hook and your laptop is crashing, it might be hard to look at technology as anything other than a nuisance. This is why most of us choose to “unplug” when it comes time to destress. Because most…

How Millennial Investing Can Change The Future of Finance

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When it comes to saving, millennials may have it together when it comes to saving, but they’re seriously slacking in another important part of planning for their futures – investing. According to new data from Harris, nearly 80 percent of the generation is avoiding…

4 Solid Tech Investments For Your First Bachelor/Bachelorette Pad

Purchasing things for your home on your own for the first time can be a bit tricky. Although you really want to splurge on the latest tech gear to create an impressive bachelor or bachelorette pad, you realize that there isn’t another homeowner with…

5 Tips for First-Time Bloggers

The blogger sphere is booming with experts sharing their knowledge with engaged audiences. Although their success might seem as easy as putting up a blog and writing a few posts, there’s a lot more that goes into becoming a successful blogger. If you’ve got…

How to Decrease Employee Procrastination

How to Decrease Employee Procrastination

A staggering 64 percent of employees surveyed in a recent study admitted to wasting time at the office on non-work related activities on a daily basis. What’s more surprising is that the average amount of time wasted among this group was 2.09 hours, which…

Interview Tips for All Recent Grads Who Want to Work in Tech

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As a recent grad, you’ve probably been plagued for the past year or two with talk of the “dismal” job market you’ll face in your upcoming search for full-time employment. Although the tech sphere can be a bit competitive, the truth is that if…